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Weekend Review: Lomachenko Rises, Rigondeaux Sinks

Vasyl Lomachenko: I don’t care that Lomachenko was bigger than Guillermo Rigondeaux on Saturday night in New York. I don’t care that Rigondeaux is 37. And I certainly don’t care whether Rigondeaux inj...Read More

2018 Boxing Hall of Fame Class - Klitschko, Morales, Wright

CANASTOTA, NY - The International Boxing Hall of Fame and Museum announced today the members of the Class of 2018. Inductees include three Modern category boxers who all enter the Hall in their first ...Read More

Morales, Klitschko, Hatton, Winky: One Hall of a Problem

Morales, Klitschko, Hatton, Winky: One Hall of a Problem

By Tris Dixon - THE electors at the International Boxing Hall of Fame are this month faced with the type of headache they have not become accustomed to of late. In recent years the ballot has containe...Read More

Quality Quintet: Hatton, Morales and Winky highlight IBHOF class

Quality Quintet: Hatton, Morales and Winky highlight IBHOF class

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - It’s probably not his fault, but I’m still going to blame Edward Brophy. The executive director of the International Boxing Hall of Fame had zero impact on when my parents met, m...Read More

Photos: Keith Thurman Grinding For Shawn Porter Showdown

Keith Thurman Training Shots - Welterweight world champion Keith Thurman opened training camp to media today in St. Petersburg as he prepares to defend his title against former world champion Shawn Po...Read More

Video: Winky Wright Talks Golovkin, Canelo-Khan

Winky Wright Interview - Amir Khan unveiled his new middleweight physique by topping the scales at 155lbs ahead of his fight with WBC champion Saul Alvarez. ...Read More

Wright Unsure if Khan Has Enough Power For Pacquiao

Former champion and future Hall of Famer Ronald "Winky" Wright is friends with Amir Khan, but he's unsure if the British boxer is packing enough power to fend off the incoming charge of Manny Pacquiao...Read More

Winky Wright: Floyd Mayweather Jr. Will Return, Go 50-0

Former champion Ronald "Winky Wright" is among the many who are predicting a ring return in 2016 for five division champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. (49-0, 26KOs). Mayweather, after 19-years in the spo...Read More

Foster Sr: The man who tangled with a prime Winky Wright

Salford’s Steve “The Viking” Foster Senior didn’t dream of world titles and a long undefeated run when making his pro debut in February 1981 with a third-round stoppage win over Pat McCarthy. In fact...Read More

Bernard Hopkins Comments on Mosley, Wright Retirements

Earlier this week, future Hall of Famers "Sugar" Shane Mosley and Ronald "Winky "Wright announced their intentions to retire from boxing. Wright, 40-years-old and a former undisputed champion at 154, ...Read More

Farewell Winky: Weekend Review and Ratings Update

The idea of four fights can be better executed on paper than in the ring. Even if all of the fights go the distance, there can be enough action to make it worth the marathon. Saturday night on Showt...Read More

ShoStats: Quillin Nearly Triples Winky in Power Shots

Peter Quillin nearly tripled Winky Wright in power shots landed. Winky landed just 17% of his 21 jabs thrown per round. ShoStats courtesy of CompuBox....Read More

Video: Peter Quillin Discusses His Victory Over Winky

Ernest Gabion catches up with middleweight contender Peter Quillin to discuss his recent win over future hall of fame boxer Winky Wright, the future and more....Read More

Peter Quillin Drops, Overpowers, Beats Winky Wright

Home Depot Center, Carson, California - Middleweight contender Peter Quillin (27-0, 20KOs) won a ten round unanimous decision over former undisputed 154-pound champion Ronald "Winky" Wright (51-6-1, 2...Read More

Quillin: “I Wanted to Finish Wright But He Wouldn’t Quit”

Middleweight contender Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin reflected on his unanimous decision victory over former undisputed junior middleweight champion Ronald “Winky” Wright Saturday night in Carson, Cal...Read More

Winky Wright Speaks On Quillin Fight, Immediate Future

Former lineal 154 lb. king Winky Wright ended a hiatus of more than three years in returning to the ring Saturday night to face unbeaten Peter Quillin at the Home Depot Center in Carson, California. ...Read More

Winky Wright Plans To Retire From Boxing After Loss

Ronald “Winky” Wright has announced that his loss Saturday night to Peter Quillin will be the last time that the 40-year-old former junior-middleweight champion will be seen in the ring. ...Read More

Winky Wright Not Relying On Past Glory To Beat Quillin

He’s not a renowned superstar by any stretch, but the name Winky Wright still rings out in boxing circles. The 40-year old southpaw returns to the ring on June 2, following a three-year hiatus. The...Read More

Tarver-Kayode, Wright-Quillin, Trout-D-Rod Report Cards

Boxing fans have grown accustomed in the pay-per-view era to shelling out pay-per-view dollars for shows with a set of solid fights but no real main event. Showtime has saved them some coin with a ra...Read More

Photos: Tarver vs Kayode, Quillin vs Wright Final Presser

CARSON, Calif. – All eight fighters participating in Saturday’s SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING “Four Warned” event and the SHOWTIME EXTREME fighters participated in a final press conference on Thursday,...Read More